Leica I Model A Elmar 3rd Version 4 Digit + ETRIN Case Rare

€4,000.00
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  • Manufacturer: Leica
  • Serial Number: 6453
  • Condition: B
  • Production year: 1928
  • Production Code: LEICA
  • SKU: 2201040
Very interesting 3rd version of the Leica 1 Model A Elmar in fully original condition.

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Very interesting 3rd version of the Leica 1 Model A Elmar in fully original condition. Camera shows signs of use but no dings or dents. Technically in perfect condition. Signs of use are visible but overall this camera with 4 digit serial number is in very fine condition. Not modified. All original features are still there:

- Normal arrow knobs but not feathered
- Low knobs
- Large vulcanite pattern
- Round bearing shell underneath shutter release spring
- Old style crossbar lock
- Front ring of lens copped
- Distance scale engraved with 7
- Rear side of finder has simple recess (one ring)
- Early mushroom style shutter release button
- Base plate with 32mm between the screws
- Inside base plate old style locking system

Camera comes with ETRIN case, black paint lens cap, long container with 2 film holders.

Literature: Von Einem "The 10 different variants of the classic Leica IA with Elmar 1:3.5 F = 50mm"